Bethany Masons receive grands

BETHANY – Bethany Masons Chapter 64 received a grand visitation March 9 at the masonic hall, with Worthy Matron Mary Lou Chambers and Worthy Patron Jim Dailey presiding over the gathering.

The group was visited by Worthy Grand Matron Dee Wanner; Jim Savage, worthy grand patron of the Grand Chapter of West Virginia; and Marilyn Myers, most worthy grand chaplain of the General Grand Chapter.

Seventy-five guests and chapter members attended along with guests Bonnie Kerr, Wellsburg Chapter 23 grand adah; and Nola Cronin, Bethany grand martha.

The worthy grand matron and worthy grand patron spoke of their projects, which include Wounded Warriors, domestic violence, cancer and scholarships for youth.

A dinner followed the meeting at Bethany Church, with a committee of Helen Moren, Karen Bracey and Mary Jane Kemp assisted by Karol Puskarich, Bruce and Carla Boettcher.